electronic jamming

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Noun1.electronic jamming - deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems
ECM, electronic countermeasures - electronic warfare undertaken to prevent or reduce an enemy's effective use of the electromagnetic spectrum
barrage jamming - electronic jamming over a wide range of frequencies simultaneously
selective jamming, spot jamming - electronic jamming of a specific channel or frequency
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According to the Arabic-language website of Sputnik news agency, Sayyad 3 was the latest model of Syria's home-made electronic jamming systems which were used for downing the terrorists' drones.
Spacecraft survivability, like aircraft survivability, will depend upon a system-of-systems approach that incorporates suppression operations as well as self-protection electronic jamming and possibly stealth technology to defeat counterspace systems at the point of engagement.
Another image shows a tail view of one of Russia's premier electronic jamming systems, known as R-330Zh Zhitel), manufactured by Protek in Voronezh, Russia.
5 kilometers--under any weather conditions, and despite any attempts at electronic jamming.
Speaking to Fars then, the lieutenant commander of the Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base, Colonel Moharram Qolizadeh, pointed to the key role of electronic jamming systems in winning electronic warfare, and said Iran was seeking to go one more step to deceive and deflect incoming missiles.
Korea: Electronic jamming signals from North Korea have been affecting scores of civilian flights in and out of South Korea but did not endanger the aircraft, a Seoul official said Wednesday.
During the three years the Marine "Drut" served in the war, they logged more than 9,000 sorties and provided electronic jamming in support of thousands of bombing strikes by Navy and Air Force aircraft.
In light of Iran's recent capture of an advanced CIA RQ-170 Sentinel drone, Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Seyed Mahmoud Moussavi noted that the Iranian Velayat 90 forces also conducted electronic warfare tests, using modern Iranian-made electronic jamming equipment to disrupt enemy radar and contact systems.
2] Very little is known about these events as foreign correspondents were kicked out of Iran and electronic jamming sporadically cut off access to the internet and cell phones.
Electronic combat includes a group of measures and procedures taken for electronic surveillance, electronic jamming and deception of enemy's systems and provision of electronic protection of own electronic systems, equipment and facilities.
These should be easily neutralized by Israeli electronic jamming aircraft.
Ever since the air war over Kosovo when air forces faced a shortfall in electronic jamming capabilities, the Suppression of Enemy Air Defense (SEAD) is now critical.

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